Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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290170.3 NNE Skillington, Lincolnshire, S James (GF), 5, 6-1-22 (327 kg) in A. SK895259
290270.3 ENE Impington, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew (GF), 3 U/R, 9-3-4 (497 kg) in A. Unringable. [website] TL447632
290370.3 WNW Bucknell, Shropshire, S Mary (GF;T), 3, 4-2-8 (232 kg) in D♭. Anticlockwise. SO354738
290470.4 NNE Colsterworth, Lincolnshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 11-0-26 (571 kg) in G♯. Fri. SK930241
290570.4 ESE Ilford, Greater London, S Mary (T), 8, 7-0-22 (366 kg) in A♭. Also hung for ringing: service bell. Tue. [website] TQ448868
290670.4 S Shedfield, Hampshire, S John Bapt, 8, 12-3-6 (650 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] SU561132
290770.4 N Stanton by Dale, Derbyshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 8, 10-2-1 (534 kg) in A♭. Mon. SK464381
290870.4 NNE Cotgrave, Nottinghamshire, All Saints (T), 8, 17-0-18 (872 kg) in E. Fri. SK644353
290970.4 SSE Stedham, West Sussex, S James (GF), 6, 9-3-11 (500 kg) in G. No regular ringing. SU863225
291070.4 NNW Newport, Shropshire, S Nicholas, 8, 13-2-16 (693 kg) in G. Fri. [website] SJ744191
291170.4 SE Chipstead, Surrey, S Margaret of Antioch (GF;T), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. Unringable; rung from chancel crossing; No stays or sliders. [website] TQ283564
291270.4 N Bramcote, Nottinghamshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 6, 5-1-14 (273 kg) in B♭. Fri. SK507377
291370.5 ENE Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew, Chesterton (GF), 6, 16-2-2 (839 kg) in E. Thu. [website] TL462596
291470.5 NE Witham on the Hill, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 13-3-24 (709 kg) in F. TF053165
291570.5 S Southampton, Hampshire, S Mary (T), 10, 21-2-8 (1096 kg) in E♭. PN shared: Bitterne Park; S Mary; S Michael. Mon (4th, 5th). [website] SU426116
291670.6 ESE Barking, Greater London, S Margaret (T), 8, 18-2-21 (949 kg) in E♭. Thu. TQ440838
291770.6 SW Dinder, Somerset, S Michael & All Angels, 6 U/R, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in G. Unringable. [website] ST575445
291870.6 E Wendens Ambo, Essex, S Mary V (GF), 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G♯. TL512363
291970.6 WSW Kingston Seymour, Somerset, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 17-0-7 (867 kg) in E. Mon. [website] ST400668
292070.6 W Blaenavon, Torfaen, Gwent, Wales, S Peter (T), 8, 9-1-0 (470 kg) in A♭. Fri. SO251087
292170.6 SSW Fordingbridge, Hampshire, S Mary, 8, 13-2-1 (686 kg) in F. Thu. [website] SU145138
292270.7 ESE Beckenham, Greater London, S George (T), 10, 14-0-2 (712 kg) in F. Thu. [website] TQ374696
292370.7 W Llanbedr Ystrad Yw, Powys, Wales, S Peter (GF;S), 6, 9-0-15 (464 kg) in G. Wed (with exceptions). SO239204
292470.7 E Great Chesterford, Essex, All Saints, 6 U/R, 10-1-10 (525 kg) in G. Unringable. TL505427
292570.7 SW Bruton, Somerset, S Mary V, 6, 25-3-1 (1309 kg) in D. Wed. [website] ST684348
292670.7 NE Market Deeping, Lincolnshire, S Guthlac, 8, 13-3-25 (710 kg) in E. Thu. TF136103
292770.7 NNE Croxton Kerrial, Leicestershire, S Botolph & S John Bapt, 6, 9-1-15 (477 kg) in F. PN shared: Branston; Croxton Kerrial; Harston; Saltby; Sproxton. Mon (check with contact). SK835295
292870.7 SSW Gillingham, Dorset, S Mary V, 8, 24-1-12 (1237 kg) in D♭. Mon. [website] ST806265
292970.7 E Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex, S Mary V, 8, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Anticlockwise. TL520241
293070.8 S Southampton, Hampshire, S Michael Archangel (T), 10, 16-1-15 (832 kg) in F. PN shared: Bitterne Park; S Mary; S Michael. Mon (2nd). [website] SU419112
293170.8 ENE Pampisford, Cambridgeshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 7-1-2 (369 kg) in A. PN alternates with Sawston. Thu (2nd, 4th). [website] TL497482
293270.8 NE Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew, 8, 19-0-13 (971 kg) in E. [website] TL266969
293370.9 NW Acton Burnell, Shropshire, S Mary, 4, 5-1-14 (273 kg) in G♯. No regular ringing. SJ533019
293470.9 SW Rowberrow, Somerset, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Wed. [website] ST449586
293570.9 WNW Knill, Herefordshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3 U/R, 4¼ cwt (~220 kg) in C. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SO291604
293670.9 SW Churchill, Somerset, S John Bapt (T), 6, 14-1-22 (734 kg) in F. Fri 20:00. [website] ST437602
293770.9 SW Lamyatt, Somerset, S Mary & S John, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable. [website] ST661361
293870.9 E Newport, Essex, S Mary V, 6, 14-2-17 (744 kg) in F. Thu. TL520341
293971 W Clifford, Herefordshire, S Mary V (GF), 8, 12-1-14 (629 kg) in G. PN alternates: Bredwardine; Clifford. Wed (alt: check). [website] SO251450
294071 N Wilford, Nottinghamshire, S Wilfrid (GF), 5, 7-0-18 (364 kg) in A. SK566378
294171 NE Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire, S Mary, 8, 18½ cwt (~940 kg) in E. [website] TL270969
294271 N West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, S Giles (T), 8, 9-1-16 (477 kg) in G♯. Wed. SK586375
294371.1 E Littlebury, Essex, Holy Trinity, 6, 8-1-12 (425 kg) in F♯. 5th (9-0-4) is heavier than tenor. TL516394
294471.1 N Longford, Derbyshire, S Chad, 6, 15-0-23 (772 kg) in F. SK214383
294571.1 NW Cound, Shropshire, S Peter (GF), 6, 11-0-21 (568 kg) in F♯. SJ558049
294671.1 SSW Shaftesbury, Dorset, School Chapel Arts Centre, Cann, 4, 6-2-22 (340 kg) in B. Steel bells; former church of S Rumbold; building owned by Lushtrust; ringing currently not permitted. [website] ST867227
294771.1 SSW Shaftesbury, Dorset, S Peter, 6, 12-2-26 (647 kg) in E♭. 5th (13-2-7) is heavier than tenor. [website] ST862229
294871.1 SW Wells, Somerset, Cath Ch of S Andrew (T), 10, 56-1-14 (2864 kg) in C. The heaviest ring of ten bells. Fri (1st: check). [website] ST551458
294971.1 E Hatfield Heath, Essex, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 4-1-21 (225 kg) in E♭. TL522149
295071.1 NNW Forton, Staffordshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. [website] SJ755211